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February 13, 2003 - Industry News

Schneider National Reports Strong 2002

Schneider National Inc. has reported strong operational performance for 2002, attributing its success to a continued focus on lowering costs and improving processes across the organization

February 12, 2003 - Industry News

USFreightways Selects Descartes

The Descartes Systems Group Inc., a provider of logistics solutions, said Wednesday that USFreightways Corp. has selected Descartes Routing and Scheduling to enhance customer satisfaction

February 12, 2003 - Industry News

Economy Forces Closure of Erickson Transport

Erickson Transport Corp., a Springfield, Mo.-based trucking company, closed its doors this week, citing increases in fuel prices, insurance and health care costs.

February 11, 2003 - Industry News

Canada's Inland Kenworth Named Dealer of Year

Inland Kenworth Ltd. in British Columbia was named 2002 Kenworth Dealer of the Year for the United States and Canada during the recent annual Kenworth Dealer Meeting in SeaTac, Wash.

February 11, 2003 - Industry News

Wynne Integrates RentalMan With Qualcomm System

Wynne Systems, a Long Beach, Calif., provider of business software for the equipment rental industry, announced it has integrated the RentalMan business software system with Qualcomm's GlobalTRACS equipment management system

February 11, 2003 - Industry News

Qualcomm Introduces GlobalTRACS System

Qualcomm Inc., a leader in wireless data solutions, announced the commercial introduction of its GlobalTRACS equipment management system at the American Rental Assn.'s

February 11, 2003 - Industry News

Miller Brewing Co. Selects Schneider Logistics

Schneider Logistics Inc. says Miller Brewing Co. has selected it to design and execute a supply chain management and infrastructure solution to help Miller improve service and reduce logistics costs.

February 11, 2003 - Industry News

Transport Corp. Reports 4th Quarter, 2002 Losses

Transport Corp. of America Inc. has announced revenues for the fourth quarter 2002 of $69.2 million, compared with 2001 fourth quarter revenues of $68.8 million.

February 11, 2003 - Industry News

Dana Corp. Closing Truck Chassis Plant

Dana Corp. is closing its truck chassis plant in South Carolina's Kershaw County at the end of the year, resulting in the loss of 100 jobs, according to The State in Columbia

February 10, 2003 - Industry News

Swift's 4th Quarter Revenues Up 6%; Net Earnings Up 54%

Swift Transportation Co. Inc. has reported its results for the three months and year ended Dec. 31, 2002.

February 10, 2003 - Industry News

Pilot Travel Centers Acquisition Plans Get A Boost

Pilot Travel Centers LLC has confirmed that it has been advised that the Federal Trade Commission has granted early termination of the waiting period with respect to the purchase of 60 retail travel centers from Williams TravelCenters Inc.

February 10, 2003 - Industry News

Dana Corp. Earns ISO 14001 Certifications

Dana Corp.'s Commercial Vehicle Systems Division has earned ISO 14001 Environmental Certification for all of its U.S. and Mexico locations.

February 10, 2003 - Industry News

Government Asks For Input on Cargo Tank Safety

The Research and Special Programs Administration is soliciting comments and information on ways to reduce risks posed by wetlines on cargo tanks hauling flammable liquids

February 10, 2003 - Industry News

TRL Inc. Converts Fleet of 600 Trucks to Aether MobileMax

Aether Systems Inc., a leading provider of wireless and mobile data solutions, has announced that nationwide truckload carrier TRL Inc., plans to convert its entire fleet of 600 trucks to Aether MobileMax for wireless fleet tracking and messaging.

February 7, 2003 - Industry News

Landstar Reports Higher 4th Quarter Earnings

Landstar System Inc. has reported 2002 fourth quarter net income of $14.5 million, or $.88 per diluted share, compared to net income of $11.6 million, or $.70 per diluted share, in the 2001 fourth quarter.

February 7, 2003 - Industry News

USFreightways Execs Address Transportation Conference

USFreightways Corp. has announced that Samuel K. Skinner, chairman, president and chief executive officer of USFreightways, and Christopher L. Ellis, senior vice president, finance and CFO, will address attendees of the Deutsche Bank Global Transportation Conference

Tags: Events

February 7, 2003 - Industry News

MAP Selling 193 Convenience Stores To Sunoco

Marathon Ashland Petroleum LLC (MAP), through its wholly owned retail unit Speedway SuperAmerica LLC (SSA), has signed a definitive agreement to sell all 193 of its convenience stores

February 7, 2003 - Industry News

Delphi Wins Contracts Totaling $2.7 Billion

Delphi Corp. has won significant electrical/electronic distribution systems (E/EDS) vehicle program content this year totaling $2.7 billion in revenue for the life of the contracts.

February 7, 2003 - Industry News

Unemployment Improves In January

The unemployment picture improved in the United States during January with the creation of new jobs occurring at the fastest rate in more than two years

Tags: Economy

February 6, 2003 - Industry News

Ryder, IBM Host Supply Chain Seminars

The University of Miami has announced the establishment of the M. Anthony Burns Center for Advanced Supply Chain Management in collaboration with Ryder System Inc. and IBM.

Tags: Events

February 6, 2003 - Industry News

Teamsters, Carriers Reach Tentative Accord On Master Freight Agreement

Teamsters and the Motor Freight Carriers Assn. (MFCA) announced in Chicago Thursday that a tentative agreement has been reached on a new National Master Freight Agreement (NMFA)

February 6, 2003 - Industry News

$2.5 Million Electrification Project Coming To Atlanta Truckstop

IdleAire Technologies Corp. has begun construction on a $2.5 million Advanced Travel Center Electrification project to provide heating, cooling and a range of communications and entertainment packages to long-haul truck drivers who park and rest at the Petro Stopping Center

February 6, 2003 - Industry News

Ryder System Reports 4th Quarter And 2002 Results

Ryder System Inc., a global leader in transportation and supply chain management solutions, reported fourth quarter 2002 net earnings improved to $32.4 million compared with $0.2 million in the fourth quarter of 2001.

February 5, 2003 - Industry News

FFE Transportation Names VP Sales, Marketing

Transportation Services Inc., a wholly owned subsidiary of Frozen Food Express Industries, Inc. has announced that Larry Moore has rejoined the executive management team as vice president and manager of sales and marketing.

February 5, 2003 - Industry News

CTA Helps Resolve Canada/U.S. Explosives Issue

After intense discussions between transportation authorities in Canada and the United States, an agreement was reached this week on an interim rule that allows Canadian truck drivers to continue transporting explosives into and out of the United States

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